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Basic First Aid Training Class

$45

with PAUL STEWART, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Feb 6, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Register for a course designed to certify or re-certify in this approved course from the American Safety & Health Institute.

Basic Small Engine Repair

$79

with John Drogosek, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jan 22, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This course focuses on the fundamentals of what it takes to get an engine to run. With a combination of classroom and shop time, we will explore various small engine problems and the methods used to make repairs. Projects from home are always welcome!

Instructor: John Drogosek

6 Tuesdays, 6-8:00 pm

Begins: January 22, 2019

Location: MCHS

Registration: $79

Full Course

Be Heard! – Through the Glass Ceiling: Leadership Speaking Skills for Women

$149

with Bonnie Gross, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 10, 2018
1 additional session on Mar 1, 2019

Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in North America, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government, industry, and in professional firms. In “Lean In,” Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, identified one of the major problems holding women back is the ineffective way women communicate to upper management, colleagues, and clients  in business situations. Join Bonnie Gross to learn and change your speaking  skills to make people recognize the true value of your ideas. (Approx. 18 hours.)

BHP: Behavioral Health Professional 2/4 & 2/5

$100

with Lyn Dowler, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Feb 4, 2019 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

NEW ONLINE COMPONENT SHORTENS CLASSTIME-SAVES MONEY (if you don't have access to a reliable computer, SCAE has a flexible computer lab available to you.)

Class consists of 12 online modules and 7 hours of classroom time with instructor.  The online modules need to be completed before the classroom instruction.  

Work on-on-one with a child or adolescent with special needs within their home and community focusing on behaviors, social skills, personal and daily routines.  Become a key member of the in-home support program working independently with the child and cooperatively with a treatment team. Your schedule may be flexible allowing you to maintain a work/life balance.  Key qualifications: high school diploma or equivalent required, valid CPR Certification(*), valid driver's license, a reliable vehicle with current auto insurance, a positive attitude, high energy level and creativity.

Registration Deadline: January 14 at 8 p.m. (to register and provide proof of High School completion).  Register online, in person, or via check in the mail.  Proof of high school completion can be emailed to lblanchette@sanford.org or mailed/brought to 21 Bradeen Street, Suite 201, Springvale, ME 04083.  After payment and proof of high school completion is processed, you will receive instructions and log-in credentials for the 12 online modules which again need to be completed before your face-to-face sessions.

Classroom sessions: February 4 & 5, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

*If you need CPR certification, search "CPR" for coordinating times at sanfordlearns.org.

BHP: Behavioral Health Professional 2/9 & 2/16

$100

with Lyn Dowler, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Feb 9, 2019 at 8:30 am, runs for 2 weeks

NEW ONLINE COMPONENT SHORTENS CLASSTIME-SAVES MONEY

(if you don't have access to a reliable computer, SCAE has a flexible computer lab available to you.)

Class consists of 12 online modules and 7 hours of classroom time with instructor.  The online modules need to be completed before the classroom instruction.  

Work on-on-one with a child or adolescent with special needs within their home and community focusing on behaviors, social skills, personal and daily routines.  Become a key member of the in-home support program working independently with the child and cooperatively with a treatment team. Your schedule may be flexible allowing you to maintain a work/life balance. 

Key qualifications: high school diploma/equivalency, valid CPR Certification(*), valid driver's license, a reliable vehicle with current auto insurance, a positive attitude, high energy level and creativity.

Deadline: January 14 at 8 p.m. to register and provide proof of High School completion.  Register online, in person, or via check in the mail.  Proof of high school completion can be emailed to lblanchette@sanford.org or mailed/brought to 21 Bradeen Street, Suite 201, Springvale, ME 04083.  After payment and proof of high school completion is processed, you will receive instructions and log-in credentials for the 12 online modules which again need to be completed before your face-to-face sessions.

Classroom sessions: February 9 & 16, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

*If you need CPR certification, search "CPR" for coordinating times at sanfordlearns.org.

 

 

BHP: Behavioral Health Professional Certification

$159

with Daniel Sheehan, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Mar 30, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

This NEW blended online and in-person certification course teaches individuals how to provide in-home support to children (4 - 21 years of age) with intellectual/developmental delays, Autism, or major mental health diagnosis in their home and community – this class meets the state requirements for certification as a BHP for job placement.  High school diploma or equivalency is required to attend this BHP training.  CPR/First Aid is needed in conjunction with this course for certification.  See CPR dates above.  CPR cost is NOT included in the cost of this course.

Online portion and CPR must be completed before the Face-to-Face portion of the class.       

Online class session start dates:     1) Sept 5          2) Dec 3                                                                                                              

Face-to-face class is Saturday, 9am-4pm, Cost: $159                          Session Dates:                               1) Oct 6       2) Jan 19

BHP: Behavioral Health Professional Training - Spring 2019

$225

with Lyn Dowler, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Feb 26, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 6 weeks

The State of Maine Department of Health and Human Services: Children’s Behavioral Health Services (DHHS-CBHS) requires professionals working in children services be trained to meet the unique needs of the individual served. This training, in partnership with Woodfords Family Services Training & Resource Center, meets the State guidelines. High School Diploma or HiSET (GED) required.

The 42 hour course includes the following:

  • Lecture, Discussions, Group exercises
  • CPR/first aid/AED certification
  • Training with bloodborne pathogens
Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners
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Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners

$95

with ed2go, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners – ed2go

Session starts 1/16/2019 then every 4-6 weeks

Go to ed2go.com/wae or careertraining.ed2go.com/wae to start the registration process.

If you're thinking of starting a blog or just beginning one, this course is for you. Perhaps you'd like to try out podcasting too. You can and it's easy. In this course, you'll learn how to create, manage, and promote your own blog and audio and video podcast using tools that you already have on your computer—no paid software or equipment is needed. Through hands-on exercises, you'll discover the benefits of using free web tools like Blogger, WordPress, Audacity, and YouTube. Guided by an expert instructor, you'll find that creating a blog and podcast is much easier than you ever imagined. And by the end of this course, you'll be amazed how much you've accomplished. 





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